Laurels
Best Acupuncturists
in Charleston
2017

Why These Acupuncturists?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored acupuncturists on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analysed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best acupuncturists in Charleston, SC.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 2. Credibility

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 4. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

Acupuncture and Wellness of Charleston

Acupuncture and Wellness of Charleston is an alternative healing clinic that utilizes acupuncture techniques and traditional Chinese Medicine to treat a variety of health and wellness conditions. The clinic’s services include electro-acupuncture, cupping, auricular acupuncture, moxibustion, tuina massage, as well as herbal and nutritional therapies. The practice’s holistic approach also incorporates nutritional and lifestyle counseling in combination with such adjunctive therapies as homeopathy and craniosacral therapy. The Charleston clinic is operated by an experienced and licensed Naturopathic Physician and acupuncturist.

Charleston, SC(843) 513-7477

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Alex Torres

Alex Torres is a state licensed and nationally certified acupuncturist and herbalist currently working with Charleston Pain and Rehab. Alex uses Chinese herbal medicine, acupuncture, nutrition, cupping and Gua Sha therapy, Tui na and circulatory massage techniques, corrective exercises, soft tissue release, and PNF stretching to create balanced holistic treatments for chronic pain, sports and work injuries, digestive issues, anxiety, headaches, depression, and to help people struggling to stop smoking. Alex is a keen speaker who is always happy to share his knowledge on alternative medicine.

Charleston, SC(843) 556-3462

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Blue Heron Acupuncture and Apothecary

Blue Heron Acupuncture and Apothecary is an acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine clinic in Charleston. The clinic uses acupuncture, massage, nutritional counseling, herbal medicine, and essential oils for reducing inflammation, alleviating pain, and increasing blood circulation. These tools also work on conditions such as acne, addiction, anxiety, adrenal fatigue, asthma, sinusitis, weight issues, and more. The three founders of the clinic hold master’s degrees in Chinese Medicine and have all trained under Jeffrey Yuen who is an 88th generation Daoist priest reputed for bringing Classical Chinese Medicine to America.

Charleston, SC(843) 937-6890

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Charleston Acupuncture

Charleston Acupuncture is an alternative healing clinic that believes healing is a delicate balance between lifestyle, diet, and medicine. The Charleston clinic’s founders are using their knowledge of physiology and western anatomy in combination with acupuncture to treat such conditions as arthritis, migraines, sciatica, menopause, carpal tunnel, patellar tendonitis and many others that conventional doctors struggle with. The founders are striving to achieve a perfect fusion of Western knowledge and Eastern techniques to create a hybrid acupuncture application. The clinic also trusts Chinese herbal therapy to treat many other stubborn health conditions.

Charleston, SC(843) 697-7776

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Hilton Acupuncture

Hilton Acupuncture seeks to meet the healthcare needs of the residents of Mount Pleasant through education, holistic treatment, and counseling. The practice is run by a licensed Acupuncturist and traditional Chinese medicine practitioner. The practitioner relies on acupuncture, cupping, moxibustion, traditional Chinese medicine, and far-infrared heat lamps to treat chronic conditions and disorders as well as wellness related issues. The clinic’s lead founder has previously worked as a clinical research associate at the Duke Clinical Research Institute and hopes to use this experience to conduct clinical trials in Traditional Chinese Medicine and acupuncture.

Mount Pleasant, SC(843) 284-9889

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Holy City Acupuncture

Holy City Acupuncture is a Charleston holistic treatment clinic run by a licensed acupuncturist and certified herbalist with over 20 years of practicing and teaching experience. The practice uses plant medicine, traditional acupuncture, and counseling to ease pain and treat physical, psychological, and emotional conditions. The founder and resident practitioner has used acupuncture to treat conditions that include stress related illnesses, digestive disorders, depression, sleeping disorders, addictions, allergies, headaches, and menstrual disorders. Holy City Acupuncture takes care to only use single-use, pre-sterilized, disposable needles. The acupuncturist is also a NADA certified detox specialist.

Charleston, SC(843) 442-4566

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McKenzie L. Cantwell

McKenzie L. Cantwell is a Charleston acupuncturist and herbalist who first realized the benefits of using Eastern Medicine when she turned to it after suffering from depression and anxiety attacks. She went on to study and now holds a master’s degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine and is nationally certified. She uses auricular and cosmetic acupuncture, cupping, moxibustion, Gua Sha, Qi Gong, Tai Chi, and Tui Na techniques to help her patients prevent diseases and maintain optimal health, as well as to treat illnesses.

Charleston, SC(315) 921-5400

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Meg Richichi

Meg Richichi has been a board certified acupuncturist and integrative women’s health practitioner for over 20 years. Her unique "East meets West" approach focuses on women’s health issues like stress related hormonal imbalances, infertility, PMS, PCOS, menopause, weight loss, and chronic pain disorders. Her extensive studies and experience includes training at a hospital in Vietnam, herbology shamanic healing practices in the Brazilian Rain Forest, and holistic-functional medicine in the U.S. Meg offers acupuncture, nutrition-lifestyle counseling, and personalized supplement programs.

Charleston, SC(917) 837-3547

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Mount Pleasant Acupuncture

Mount Pleasant Acupuncture is an alternative medicine clinic serving patients in Mount Pleasant and surrounding areas. The clinic has successfully treated many ailments using acupuncture needles that stimulate the human brain’s natural reaction to specific pain points so the body can heal itself without any need for chemical intervention. Acupuncture techniques also work by correcting biochemical imbalances within the body. The clinic highly recommends its Standard Process Purification Program that helps the body to gently remove toxins that cause health concerns like headaches, fatigue, and muscle soreness. The program is marked by the consumption of whole, unprocessed foods and healthy lifestyle habits like physical exercise.

Mount Pleasant, SC(843) 406-5533

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On Point Acupuncture

On Point Acupuncture is an acupuncture and traditional Chinese medicine clinic in Charleston. The clinic uses techniques such as acupuncture, aromatherapy, auricular acupuncture, electrical stimulation acupuncture, cupping, facial rejuvenation acupuncture, moxibustion, Gua Sha, trigger point therapy to treat a variety of health and wellness conditions. The founder of the clinic is fully licensed, has three years practicing experience, and holds a masters degree in acupuncture. Her study majors were Chinese medicine, Kiiko Matsumoto, and Acupuncture Physical Medicine.

Charleston, SC(843) 779-5887

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One Life wellness Studio

One Life wellness studio is a Charleston practice that provides, acupuncture, and massage therapy to clients suffering from fatigue, chronic pain, as well as immune and hormonal imbalances. The techniques they use have been proven to relieve most pain resulting from neurologic, tendinomuscular, and arthritic conditions. The same techniques can effectively restore internal imbalances that lead to infertility, digestive ailments, allergies, and autoimmune disease. A visit to the clinic can even help alleviate stress, balance hormones, lower blood pressure, and revive immune function. The studio's founder holds a master’s degree in acupuncture and has been board certified and licensed in South Carolina since 2011.

Charleston, SC(843) 766-6226

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Seaside Acupuncture

Seaside Acupuncture is a Mount Pleasant practice that specializes in the treatment of fertility and pediatric health issues. Along with acupuncture, the clinic’s treatments can include massage, guided meditation, herbs, and Chinese dietary therapy. The clinic uses Chinese medicine to help people with conditions such as endometriosis, polycystic ovarian syndrome, fibroids, and low progesterone that impede their sufferers’ ability to conceive. The practice has also used Chinese Medicine to effectively treat children suffering from asthma, eczema, allergies, migraines, sinus congestion, and other recurrent infections. The clinic’s founder is a nationally certified acupuncture practitioner who has been practicing for over 10 years.

Mount Pleasant, SC(843) 259-9889

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Sojourn Healing

Sojourn Healing is an acupuncture practice in Charleston that balances herbal remedies, acupuncture, and massage with nutrition and lifestyle counseling to heal many health and wellness issues. The clinic has used this approach to treat chronic pain, respiratory Issues, irregular menstrual cycles, perimenopausal symptoms, infertility, sleep disorders, fatigue, pregnancy complications, attention difficulties, and to promote vitality. Successful treatments have also been registered for sleep, digestive, and nervous system disorders. The practice’s founder has worked in both the Western and Eastern Medical fields for over 20 years.

Charleston, SC(828) 712-7789

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Summerville Community Acupuncture

Summerville Community Acupuncture was established in January 2011 with the primary mission to use acupuncture, supplements, and herbs to help clients’ bodies heal naturally. The clinic is run by the founder who holds a master’s degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine. In one of their collaborations with other organizations, the clinic works with the People's Organization of Community Acupuncture to conduct healing sessions in group settings. Findings from new research indicate there is a heightened level of healing when people are treated in a community. Summerville Community Acupuncture has an online store that stocks over 9,000 supplements and herbs from over 100 quality brands.

Summerville, SC(843) 810-1225

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Tides Acupuncture

Tides Acupuncture is a Charleston acupuncture, massage therapy, and Chinese herbs clinic that was founded in 2005. The clinic contends that their healing techniques and herbs can help clients achieve good health, balance, vitality, longevity, and to alle­viate stress. The clinic's operator believes her patients recover quicker and will proceed to lead much healthier lives. She also reckons recovered patients will relate better with others and experience deeper emotional harmony. The founder is a master’s degree graduate from the Maryland University for Integrative Health.

Charleston, SC(843) 442-0014

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